Keystone State Park programs scheduled
August 14, 2013 10:40 AM

Keystone State Park will present the following nature and recreation programs later this month.

Thursday, Aug.22

9 a.m. to 3 p.m., visitor center information, tours and display

Are you and your family curious about the nature and history of Keystone State Park? Stop at the James A. Kell Visitor Center for park information, as well as nature and history displays. The theme for this week is Wild Edible Plants! Peruse a field guide, pick up a recipe and check out some tasty and nutritious plants.

Friday, Aug. 23

9 a.m. to 3 p.m., visitor center information, tours and display

Stop in for park information, history and nature exhibits, and the Incredible Edibles display!

Saturday, Aug. 24

• 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., visitor center information, tours and display

Stop in for park information, history and nature exhibits, and the Incredible Edibles display!

• 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wild Food Fest

Collecting and preparing wild foods can be as fun and rewarding as eating them.

This presentation covers wild edible plant identification, harvest times and preparation tips.

A tasting session will follow; so don’t forget your dinnerware, cup and appetite! Please register at pmcquistia@pa.gov or (724) 668-2566.


 

Please call (724) 668-2566 or email us at pmcquistia@pa.gov for additional information about upcoming special events and nature and recreation programs at Keystone State Park.

For general park information call the park office at (724) 668-2939, or try the toll-free state parks number, (888) PA-PARKS.

Visit us on the Web at www.visitPAparks.com/parks/keystone.aspx or visit DCNR at www.dcnr.state.pa.us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in park activities due to a disability, please contact the park you plan to visit. With at least three days’ notice, interpreters for people who are deaf or hard of hearing are available for educational programs.

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